Travel in the Solar System: Lesson 2


  • Sep 3 2010 8:54 PM

    David Melton

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In this lesson, one of a multi-part unit from Illuminations, students consider the amount of time that space travelers need to travel to the four terrestrial planets. Students also think about what kinds of events might occur on Earth while the space travelers are on their journey.

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    Grade: 6 to 8

    Topics: Earth & Space Science, Mathematics, Measurement & Geometry, Measurement, Tools, and Data Analysis, Science, Addition & Subtraction

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    Teaching Method: Discussions; Cooperative Learning; Hands-on Learning